Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Miami(Fla.) DT RJ McIntosh

Basics:

Name- RJ McIntosh
Position- DT
College- Miami(Fla.)
Jersey Number- 80
Class- Junior

Measurements:

Height- 6’4
Weight- 293 lbs

Pros:

Has great size
A tackling machine
Has a non stop motor
Is in on every play
Does not give up on many plays
A tough nosed player
Has good instincts
Very experienced
Very powerful
Commands double teams
A hard hitter
A run stuffer
A defensive play maker
A difference maker on defense
Powers his way through the offensive line in pursuit of the ball carrier
Does a good job of batting passes down
Gets a good push on the offensive line
Does not get pushed around that easily at the line of scrimmage
Did a good job of bringing the ball carrier down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Cons:

Not known as a big sack guy
Has issues with fast QBs and backs at times
Does not have the best speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 31, Tackles: 103, Tackles For Loss: 23.0, Sacks: 5.5, Pass Breakups: 9, Forced Fumbles: 1, Fumbles Recovered: 1